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Defend the minimum wage and dignity for workers

Is there something getting into the water at conservative fundraisers? In the past week we have been treated to leading Liberal-National donor and supporter Clive Palmer accusing the CIA of bankrolling the Rockefeller Foundation to donate to Greenpeace’s legal challenges against his coal mining operations. Just days later, apparently sensing that “crazy” is the new black, former Federal Liberal MP Ross Cameron waded back into the public debate, to label the minimum wage as a “virus” designed and cultivated to keep people out of work.
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Minimum wage supporters push ‘live the wage’ challenge

US Politics / Conservative : Say Anything Blog (4 days ago)

By Maggie Thurber | for Ohio Watchdog LIVE THE WAGE: Supporters of a minimum wage increase think that if politicians had to live on a minimum wage for a week, they’d quickly vote for an increase. Opponents say that’s ridiculous. Can... Read Post

Report: NYC Mayor de Blasio Wages War on Poor Asian Students to Benefit Wealthy Liberals

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (2 days ago)

Liberal New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his progressive allies often accuse conservatives of waging a war on women and love to gin up the "income inequality" and "class warfare" rhetoric. But they want to wage war on poor and... Read Post

Could The GOP Get Behind A Minimum Wage Hike?

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (3 years ago)

Mitt Romney supports pegging the federal minimum wage to the Consumer Price Index. Yglesias figures that "[i]ndexing the minimum wage to inflation should appeal conservatives" and that it "would deny Democrats the political weapon o... Read Post


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